Deadline for all Community Calendar items is 11 a.m. on Thursday. Meeting and open house announcements will be printed twice at no charge

SUNDAY, MAY 5

GATHERINGS FOR WIDOWS AND WIDOWERS will meet for lunch at noon in the basement of Old No.1 in Morris. Order lunch off the menu and enjoy an opportunity to visit with old friends and meet new ones who are also experiencing life as a widow/widower. For questions call Rose at 320-589-3220.

MONDAY, MAY 6

THE STEVENS COUNTY EARLY CHILDHOOD INITIATIVE will meet at 11:45 a.m. in the parent education room at the Morris Area Elementary School. Contact Diane Strobel at 320-585-2237 for more information.

WEDNESDAY, MAY 8

THE NEXT AARP DRIVER SAFETY CLASS will be offered from 5 to 9 p.m. Contact Stevens County Social Services at 208-6600 to register. Future date is June 5.

FRIDAY, MAY 10

PLAID PILLAGERS ROBOTICS TEAM THANK YOU DINNER will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. at the American Legion in Morris. There will be a pasta bar and a presentation during the festivities.

SATURDAY, MAY 11

STAMP OUT HUNGER as mail carriers in Morris will be picking up food and/or checks for the Stevens County Food Shelf on Saturday, May 11, as part of the Stamp Out Hunger campaign. Make out checks to Stevens County Food Shelf.

WEDNESDAY, MAY 15

COME GROW WITH US: Dividing Perennials, led by Master Gardeners Bernie Angus and Sue Gooch, will discuss when and how to divide and how to care for newly divided plants. Participants may bring a few divided perennials to swap. This will be held from 5:15 to 6:15 p.m. in the Horticulture Display Garden at the West Central Research and Outreach Center, 46352 State Hwy 329, Morris. Admission free, donations appreciated. In the event of inclement weather, the class will be held in AgCountry Auditorium at the WCROC.

SATURDAY, MAY 18

SCANDINAVIAN TUNE WORKSHOP WITH RENEE VAUGHAN will be held at the Farwell Norwegian Lutheran Church. All acoustic instruments are welcome. $10 registration fee. To sign up or for more information, contact Ron at 320-763-7894 or rbjurlin@rea-alp.com.